The Anonymous Widower

Is This Bad News For Cancer?

This report from the Independent headlined, Exclusive: Cancer – A cure just got closer thanks to a tiny British company – and the result could change lives of millions, was flagged up on BBC Radio 5 this morning and is a fascinating read.

It seems that researchers may have found a way to get the body’s T-cells to attack the cancer cells.

I think everything in the report sounds feasible and the company in Oxford; Immunocore, have now got masses of backing from two of the largest pharmaceutical companies. So money for the research won’t be a problem.

In some ways, this research all fits with my belief that if you have a healthy immune system, you are less likely to get cancer. Hence my gluten-free diet and abhorrence of smoking.

July 14, 2013 - Posted by | Health, World |

1 Comment »

  1. […] found this excellent article on Immunocore, which is the company behind the possible cancer cure, I mentioned yesterday. Here’s a flavour of the […]

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